Travel Tips


Welcome to our Australia Travel Tips resource page, your ultimate resource for planning an unforgettable journey to Australia. We’ve curated essential insights and advice to enhance your Australian adventure.

Our team of About Australia Travel Advisors, with over 20 years of experience, is here to ensure your trip is seamless and tailored to your desires. From recommending hidden gems and must-see landmarks to providing insider tips on local culture and cuisine, trust us to turn your Australian travel dreams into reality.

Explore our expert tips and start planning your next journey to this extraordinary destination.

know before you go

what is the best
time to travel?

It significantly can be influenced by your interests, your budget and your preferences for what you believe is the ideal climate for you to travel to Australia.

10 steps to
vacation planning

So you’ve decided you want to have your next vacation in the South Pacific. Maybe Australia, New Zealand or Fiji, possibly even a combo. But you’re not quite sure how to start vacation…

what to do in
australia

One of the hardest aspects of planning a vacation is deciding which tours and attractions to select; especially in Australia where the options are seemingly endless!

Australia essentials

how big is australia
compared to the us?

How big is Australia? To put it in perspective, traveling from Sydney to Perth (East Coast to West Coast) is about the same as traveling from…

do i need a travel
visa?

Do I need a Visa to Enter Australia?
Yes, unless you are an Australian citizen. Most of our clients use an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA).

what is australia’s currency?

Australia’s national currency is called the Australian dollar (AUD) which comes in polymer (plastic) notes of $5, $10, $20, $50 and $100.

planning your trip

weather, seasons, & climates

The seasons in Australia are opposite to ours in the U.S. That means when it’s the winter season here in the U.S., it’s summer season in Australia.

power & phone adapters

Traveling soon? Make sure your electrical devices are compatible (see Electrical Power Specifications below).
Also, see About Australia‘s…

search sample itineraries

Explore some of our favorite itineraries in Australia and the South Pacific. Let these journeys inspire you, and reach out to request a quote for your personalized “No Worries Journey” today.

what is the best
time to travel?

It significantly can be influenced by your interests, your budget and your preferences for what you believe is the ideal climate for you to travel to…

Airfare Pricing Tips

Airfare Pricing to Australia and the South Pacific is significantly affected by the “Dates” you chose to travel. Typically there are…

Travel Visas                   

Travel Visa information for Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and other South Pacific destinations.

HOW To BOOK A VACATION PACKAGE

We make it easy and fun to travel to the South Pacific by working out all the details for you. If you are in need of a Custom Travel Package for…

TRAVEL INSURANCE                                              

Travel Insurance helps protect you, your family and your investment in your vacation against unforeseen events.

What’s It Like to Fly to Australia from the US?

Australia is on almost every traveler’s bucket list but the long-haul flight can seem like a daunting journey, causing some people to put off the trip.

planning youR dream trip to Australia?

Get expert help from an Aussie Specialist who has the knowledge and experience to help you plan and book every detail of your trip.